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The systemwide proposal to provide more central office support to struggling schools begins with a 10-school pilot, according to county schools officials.
The Montgomery County Board of Education meets regularly in Rockville.
"Students are the largest stakeholders, but we are noticeably underrepresented in making critical decisions" in the school system, said Justin Kim, 18, of Gaithersburg.
Montgomery County Councilmember Valerie Ervin led a group of state lawmakers to increase funding for a school breakfast program.
Dr. Joshua Starr outlines his vision for public education in Montgomery County at the first "State of the Schools" address.
Daniel Picca was terminated after 17 years with Montgomery County Public Schools, with officials citing numerous incidents of inappropriate conduct with young male students.
A new policy by the Montgomery County Board of Education would authorize school nurses to use EpiPens on any student experiencing a life-threatening allergic reaction.
Schools resume classes on Thursday, Sept. 27.
The whiteboards are part of a $14.5 million technology investment that would also include installing wireless Internet.
The budget allows for raises for school employees and accounts for more than 2,400 additional students.
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